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CHRISTUS Mobile Clinic Provides Back To School Shots at NAM
August 15, 2019

CHRISTUS Mobile Clinic Provides Back To School Shots at NAM

NAM partnered with CHRISTUS Healthy Living Mobile Clinics on Thursday, August 15, 2019, to provide back to school immunizations for students. The shots were free to children between the ages of 2 m...

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NAM Distributes School Supplies to Over 1,500 Students
August 05, 2019

NAM Distributes School Supplies to Over 1,500 Students

Northwest Assistance Ministries (NAM) was alive with smiles and excitement from families who picked up their school supplies on Saturday, August 3, 2019.  That excitement over supplies turns into e...

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MAXIMUS Foundation Awards NAM with Grant
July 30, 2019

MAXIMUS Foundation Awards NAM with Grant

On July 30, 2019, MAXIMUS Foundation recognized NAM with a grant award. This grant will help NAM provide services to families in need so they can build a foundation for themselves. The MAXIMUS Foun...

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Senior Commodities Distribution
July 26, 2019

Senior Commodities Distribution

Every fourth Friday of the month, NAM’s Joanne Watford Nutrition Center works with the Houston Food Bank to provide seniors in our community with food packages. Seniors came to NAM early on July 26...

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Disaster Relief Provides New Trailer for Family
July 26, 2019

Disaster Relief Provides New Trailer for Family

Today, July 26, 2019, one of the families at a local trailer park community received a new mobile home. The road to recovery after Hurricane Harvey is an ongoing process, and NAM’s Disaster Relief ...

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Family Receives New Bed from NAM & SHP
July 18, 2019

Family Receives New Bed from NAM & SHP

NAM, together with Sleep in Heavenly Peace Houston NW Chapter, built and installed a bunk bed for the children of a family in the trailer park community that is being helped by our Disaster Relief ...

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NAM on KRBE
July 15, 2019

NAM on KRBE "Around H-Town"

Thank you 104.1 KRBE for hosting NAM’s Chief Advancement Officer, Brian Carr, on Around H-Town Radio Show! We're so grateful for the opportunity to talk about NAM's volunteer opportunities, and our...

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NAM Partners with Houston Food Bank to Host Mobile Food Pantry
June 19, 2019

NAM Partners with Houston Food Bank to Host Mobile Food Pantry

Northwest Assistance Ministries (NAM) hosted another successful Mobile Food Pantry at NAM’s Joanne Watford Nutrition Center on June 15, 2019. The Mobile Food Pantry handed out food purchased from t...

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NAM Helps Build Beds for Kids in Need
June 12, 2019

NAM Helps Build Beds for Kids in Need

All children deserve a safe, comfortable place to lay their heads. Yet, there are families in northwest Houston whose children have no bed to sleep in because they are still feeling the effects of ...

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Older Americans Month 2019: Connect, Create, Contribute
May 23, 2019

Older Americans Month 2019: Connect, Create, Contribute

Each year, more and more older adults are making a positive impact in and around Northwest Houston. As volunteers, employees, employers, educators, mentors, advocates, and more, they offer insight ...

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